Daily: 9am - 5pm; Closed on Christmas Day
Suitable for guests with sufficient mobility to climb two or three steps, but would benefit from fixtures and fittings to aid balance.
Suitable for guests who depend on the use of a wheelchair in a seated position at all times.
Suitable for guests with high support needs who uses a hoist and always travel with a carer.
Suitable for guests with a hearing impairment, from mild hearing loss to profoundly deaf.
Suitable for guests with a vision impairment. Attained by providing for guests with partial vision impairment or total loss of useable vision.
National Museum of Australia
Lawson Crescent, Acton Peninsula, Acton, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Non Smoking Establishment
Ranked #21 of 217 things to do in Canberra on TripAdvisor
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“Interesting collection of Australiana.”
Great way to spend a morning in Canberra, the collection is well curated and the museum has a really nice flowing layout with views of the lake.
“Wonderful building in great position”
This magnificent building promised a interesting experience. However I felt vaguely disappointed by the exhibitions. In fact after viewing many museums around the world this museum presented quite a...
“Gorgeous for functions”
I was blown away by the excellent function space and very exceptionally well groomed and attentive staff. They took all the worries out of a function I attended here. Well, other than my friend...
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